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GP services ‘near breaking point’ –IMO

By sa | Jan 5, 2017 |

The GP Committee of the IMO has warned that GP services across the country are “near breaking-point”. It says no new services can be extended to general practice unless additional resources are made available to properly resource the existing services being provided.

Transitional funding required to move to GP-led primary care system – NAGP

By sa | Jan 5, 2017 |

The NAGP says the overcrowding crisis in hospital emergency departments has reached “catastrophic levels” due to a lack of proper planning and investment.

‘Stop blaming flu’ for overcrowding and cancellations – IMO

By sa | Jan 4, 2017 |

Dr Peadar Gilligan, Consultant in Emergency Medicine at Beaumont Hospital and Chairman of the IMO Consultant Committee, has said the overcrowding crisis will continue until cuts to bed numbers in public hospitals are reversed and policies changed to make Ireland an attractive location for Irish trained doctors.

Healthcare workers urged to get flu vaccine

By sa | Jan 3, 2017 |

Flu vaccine uptake among healthcare workers has risen to 28.3 per cent compared with 22.5 per cent during the previous season, according to the HSE.

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